Problems from the drought continue plaguing Texoma as lake levels continue to dwindle from lack of rain.
A product that could help the lake keep some of it's water did not get approved Tuesday.
After the city got the emergency water reuse project approved Friday, Wichita Falls residents are one step closer to drinking recycled water.
As the Wichita Falls lakes continue to dry up, the city continues looking for any and all ways to increase and save the amount of water in our lakes.
The cloud seeding plane has been up in the air throughout the afternoon Tuesday in hopes of getting more rain out of these storm clouds.
More rainfall would definitely be welcome just about everywhere in Texoma.
Wichita Falls water users could be just a few weeks away from drinking recycled water as the emergency water reuse project is expected to be up and running in early July.
From finding ways to get well water from their neighbors to finding ways to store water when it does rain, area residents are doing everything they can to make sure every drop counts and that's keep local entrepreneurs very busy.
Thanks to a generous donor from a Wichita Falls business, the main swimming pool at Sheppard Air Force Base will remain open this summer.
While the city looks into alternative water sources, one group is trying to move forward with plans to return one lake to its days as a center of entertainment and recreation, when we do get rain.
Wichita Falls will soon have a better idea of what the next major water project could be, as city officials make sure every drop counts.
The city gave the go ahead to apply for a loan from the Texas Water Development Board, moving the permanent water reuse project forward.
As every drop counts in this ongoing drought, councilors will vote on a resolution that could move the permanent water reuse project forward.
The second round of water quality testing on the emergency water reuse project wrapped up Sunday.
The parade of homes wrapped up Sunday.
The City of Vernon has downgraded from Stage 4 to Stage 3 water restrictions.
Recent rains have not been enough to prevent the City of Henrietta elevating to Stage 5 water restrictions.
After announcing about 10 days ago a plan to keep 3 of the 4 Sheppard swimming pools open for the summer with trucked in water, base officials Wednesday announced all four pools will remain closed due to the unexpected high costs of the water.
City Manager Mitch Grant says the well levels have stayed constantly low.
Rumors and social media conversations continue that if the drought continues, it could dry up the biggest anchor in this community: Sheppard Air Force Base.